Another Step Closer to Artificial Blood
SATURDAY, Dec. 3, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Artificial blood
stored as a powder could one day revolutionize emergency medicine
and provide trauma victims a better chance of survival.
When Sibling Has Epilepsy, Kids Worry
MONDAY, Dec. 5, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Brothers and sisters of
children with epilepsy tend to worry and feel protective toward
them, a new study finds.
Regular Drinkers, Irregular Heartbeat?
MONDAY, Dec. 5, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Regularly drinking even
small amounts of alcohol may boost the risk of an irregular
heartbeat known as atrial fibrillation, a new research review
C-Sections May Be Causing Evolutionary Changes
MONDAY, Dec. 5, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Why is it so difficult
and painful for human females to give birth? Researchers have
developed a new theory: Evolution favored small female pelvises and
large newborns for good reasons.
Normal Blood Pressure in Clinic May Mask Hypertension
MONDAY, Dec. 5, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- It's commonly believed
that anxiety in the doctor's office causes patients' blood pressure
to rise. But for some people, the opposite occurs: Their blood
pressure is normal at their medical appointment but elevated the
rest of the day.
Pubic Grooming Tied to Higher STD Rates
MONDAY, Dec. 5, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Brazilian bikini waxing
and similar forms of personal grooming may be all the rage, but
they come with a heightened risk of acquiring a sexually
transmitted disease, new research suggests.